#Friday Reflections

21 random facts about me

This post is written in response to a prompt on Friday Reflections on  Write Tribe   I thought I’d choose this topic for Friday reflections and just finish it in a jiffy. After all it is just 21 random facts about yourself right? How hard is that to write? But as I started writing, I realised that while I could find…

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Grief, Life, Poetry

When Poetry Heals

Six years! I can hardly believe it’s been six years since that fateful day. The doctor’s face is a blur. I just remember he had a beard. The clock was huge with a yellow and gold rim; the numbers large and the time was two forty a.m.. Of course that was not the time on the death certificate. But that…

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#Friday Reflections

No Books!

This post is written in response to a prompt on Friday Reflections on  Write Tribe The prompt was “A room without books is like a body without a soul.” – Marcus Tullius Cicero No Books!?! “Get up”  My mother in law shook me awake. It was the day after my wedding. I sat up sleepily and looked around the tiny room…

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